Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile runner-up goes 5 furlongs in 1:00
Prepares for ‘Last Run’ Jan. 28
Proxy Seeks Second Stakes - and Second G1 - in Pegasus
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - Trainer Brad Cox is tightening the screws with Gold Square LLC’s Cyberknife in preparation for concluding the 4-year-old colt’s racing career in the $3 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) presented by Baccarat at Gulfstream Park.
Sunday’s Race 9 Feature to Serve as Prep for Feb. 4 Holy Bull
Rainbow 6 Gross Jackpot Pool Guaranteed at $150,000
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Legacy Racing LLC’s Mr. Ripple is scheduled to make his much-awaited return to action in Sunday’s Race 9 feature at Gulfstream Park.
The Saffie Joseph Jr.-trained son of Dialed In is one of four first-out winners to return in the one-turn-mile optional claiming allowance for 3-year-olds that will likely serve as a prep for the Feb. 4 $250,000 Holy Bull (G3).
3YO Filly Makes Successful Debut for New Connections in Turf Stakes
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Repole Stable and Town and Country Racing’s Cairo Consort paid immediate dividends for her new connections, surging past Erna in mid-stretch and holding off a late challenge from Stephanie’s Charm to win Saturday’s $100,000 Ginger Brew at Gulfstream Park.
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Mark Grier’s Candidate remained undefeated on turf with a comfortable 1 ¾-length victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Dania Beach at Gulfstream Park, where the Arnaud Delacour-trained colt was never seriously challenged in the mile turf stakes for 3-year-olds.
The Dania Beach co-headlined Saturday’s 11-race card at Gulfstream with the $100,000 Ginger Brew, a mile turf stakes for 3-year-old fillies.
Veteran Jockey’s Average Win Payoff Reaches $45.60
Saturday’s Rainbow 6 Features Dania Beach, Ginger Brew
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Jockey Leonel Reyes lit up the Gulfstream Park toteboard once again after guiding Drinking Problem to a 24-1 score in the first race Friday.
The Jose Garoffalo-trained 3-year-old, who broke his maiden under a $35,000 claiming tag, was Reyes’ sixth winner from 34 starters during the Championship Meet and boosted the veteran jockey’s average win payoff to a fat $45.60.
Florida Derby Champ Breezes 5F at Gulfstream Park
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Florida Derby (G1) winner White Abarrio breezed five furlongs over Gulfstream Park’s main track Friday morning in preparation for a scheduled start in the $3 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) presented by Baccarat Jan. 28 at the historic Hallandale Beach racetrack.
C2 Racing Stable LLC and La Milagrosa Stable LLC’s 4-year-old son of Race Day, one of 12 horses on the Pegasus World Cup’s list of invitees released Wednesday, was timed in 59.16 seconds, the fastest of eight workouts recorded at the distance.